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Description

State:Maharastra

Details

Geological Reserves Mt:44.7

Status of Exploration: E

Environmental Clearance

Date of Receipt of application for obtaining Terms of Reference : 15/10/2012. (Projects Awaiting TOR (Projects received After 30th April 2009) As on 07th November 2012)

Companies Involved

Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd

Joint venture between EMTA and Karnataka Power Corpn Ltd to extract coal

Political/Media Connections

Ujwal Upadhyaya

Jyoti Basu

Ujwal Upadhyaya, Chairman of EMTA, is said to be a friend of Chandan Basu, the son of former West Bengal CM Jyoti Basu

Irregularities in Allocation / Use

Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd

Karnataka could be buying power at higher prices than it would have otherwise (DNA report)

Mentions in the media

Coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal has kept his promise to friend and Jharkhand chief minister Arjun Munda with his ministry taking an “in-principle”

    The Coal Ministry has cancelled seven coal blocks, including five allocated to NTPC, due to the failure of companies to develop them within stipulated time-frame.